Movies like Used Parts

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Used Parts (2007)
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Used Parts (2007)
Original name: Partes usadas
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ivan, a 14-year old boy, lives with his uncle Jaime, a mediocre dealer of used car parts. Both of them dream with a better life and are stashing away their money in order to emigrate ilegally to Chicago shortly. When Jaime realizes that he needs much more money than he expected in order to pay the "Coyote" that will help them cross the border, he decides to introduce his nephew into the world of car-part theft. Ivan learns quickly the know-how of his new trade and convinces Efrain, his best friend, to help him. The kids enjoy themselves together and carry out Jaime's orders skilfully until Ivan realizes that his uncle's intentions for the trip have changed since they first made their plans.
Plot: theft, accident, best friend, teenage boy, loyalty, adolescence, border crossing, friendship between boys, uncle nephew relationship, loss of friend, car wash, kicked in the crotch, kissing, hit in the crotch

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspense, suspenseful and unusual plot structure films with plots about teenage boy, friendship, friendship between boys, coming of age, teenager, best friend and family relations mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Used Parts: Anti (2016), A Summer Day (2006), The Mutants (1998), Crossway (2008), Losers (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anti (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: best friend, teenage boy, male nudity, boy with glasses, friendship, friendship between boys, coming of age, graffiti, art, danish
Time: 90s
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A Summer Day (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sudden death of a teenager during a soccer match puts a small community completely off-balance.
Plot: female nudity, male objectification, best friend, homoeroticism, friendship between boys, soccer, soccer match, coach, peeping, death, masturbation, male nudity ...
Place: france
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The Mutants (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The Mutants (Portuguese: Os mutantes) is a 1998 Portuguese film by director Teresa Villaverde, starring Ana Moreira and Alexandre Pinto. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival.
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Crossway (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A very interesting thriller about the coming of age of a troubled young man searching his place in this world. Teenage boy Jonathan (Fabien de Marchi) is having a hard time living with his father and stepmother. On a whim, he steals some money and ...
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Losers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elena, Koko, Patso and Gosho are high school students in a small provincial town. They are inseparable friends that share the belief that they are «losers». Koko is in love with Elena. The girl wants to be a singer. She is really excited about the ...
Plot: friendship between boys, teenage girl, love, teenage boy, best friends
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69%
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New Wave (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Une petite ville de province, au milieu des années 80. La vie d'Éric, collégien rêveur et solitaire, est chamboulée par l'arrivée d'un nouveau dans la classe : Romain, adolescent dissipé au style new wave très affirmé, qui va ...
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Time: 80s
Place: france
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And Then I Go (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: thought provoking, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: bullying, revenge, best friend, school, best friends, teenage boy, friendship, police, tragedy, friendship between boys, school shooting, society ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 82 min.
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Audience: teens
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Genre: Drama
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53%
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Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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50%
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Genre: Drama
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